Carriers honored by Coyote Logistics for outstanding performance in 2021


Coyote Logistics recently named the winners of its 2021 Carrier of the Year awards, which recognizes carriers in its network that have exhibited exceptional service and a strong commitment to keeping goods moving in a time of disruption and uncertainty.

The company recognized fleets of all sizes, ranging from an owner-operator and small fleets to mid-sized and large fleets, along with specialty and international carriers.

Carriers recognized by Coyote, based on categories, were:


On-Time Delivery Champion: Dark Knight Express, Inc.

Small fleet 

On-Time Delivery Champion: ABA Enterprise Corporation

On-Time Pick-Up Champion: Palmetto Diesel Towing & Recovery, LLC

All-Around KPI Champion: Auscor Transportation Services

Dedicated Freight Champion: JP Logistics, Inc.

Mid-sized fleet 

On-Time Pick-Up Champion: Rapid Transport, Inc.​

On-Time Delivery Champion​: Legacy Express, LLC.

Most Versatile Carrier: Hazel's Expedited Freight

Large fleet 

Dedicated Freight Champion: A.D. Transport Express, Inc.​

TMS Champion: Skagit Transportation, Inc.

Private Fleet Carrier of the Year​: QuikTrip Distribution​


Final Mile Carrier of the Year: PEI

Drayage Carrier of the Year: Day-N-Nite Transportation, Inc.​

UPS Freight Carrier of the Year: Global Transport LLC

Expedited Carrier of the Year​: Load One, LLC

Open-Deck Carrier of the Year​: Melton Truck Lines, Inc.

LTL Carrier of the Year​: Estes Express Lines

Refrigerated Carrier of the Year: Vilano Incorporated


Cross-Border Carrier of the Year, Canada: Trans 99 Logistics

Cross-Border Carrier of the Year, Mexico​: Texas Carriers, LLC